Some people believe that government is not responsible for protecting people’s life, liberty, or property. In reality, the Declaration of Independence, the father of the Constitution, the main author of the 14th Amendment, and the Supreme Court have made it crystal clear that protecting these rights is the main purpose of government and the very reason for its existence.
By melding the principle of “government by the people” with strong checks against mob rule, the founders of the U.S. produced what is now the longest-standing constitution of all nations in the world.
Contrary to a New York Times video that claims the U.S. poverty rate is “closer to Mexico than Western Europe,” the poorest 20% of Americans consume more goods and services than the national averages for
all people in most European countries.
Populations of disease-carrying insects have skyrocketed, and the media and environmentalists are blaming climate change. In reality, these surges have occurred in the places and at the times that DDT concentrations have decreased.